University of Vermont

Asian Studies Outreach Program

ASOP Library Resources

Rules for Borrowing Resources

The policy of "first come, first serve" applies.All kits are free of charge. The receiving school is responsible for transporting the kits.

Consultation on Curriculum and Instruction

ASOP provides technical assistance for teachers who teach about Asia. The consultation is free of change. Contact Gerry Gatz, ASOP Coordinator for Curriculum and Instruction, Gerry Gatz, by email at or at (802) 656-7985.

Resources Available for Teachers

Teachers can come to the office to explore the library, or they may also request items specifically off our online list. ASOP has also created twelve cultural kits for teachers to borrow when they teach about Asia. Typical content of a kit includes handicrafts, books, postcards, videotape, CD ROM, and a map. Please refer to the list to gather a sense of what the ASOP library has to offer.


Two, forty foot long dragon puppets are available to any teacher or school in Vermont interested in this beautiful tradition. Celebrate any occasion at your school, any time of year with these puppets. It takes six people to easily maneuver each of these beautiful puppets, the result being an elaborate and breathtaking addition to any celebration. Easy to assemble, they come with directions and everything you need to put them together.

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